Our Educational Leadership programs offer Doctoral (EdD) and Master’s (MEd) degrees designed for the professional practitioner. Specialized cohort options offer you the opportunity to: deepen your theoretical understanding, engage in meaningful action research and advance your career all at the same time.  Schedules are tailored to fit the busy lifestyle of the working professional.

Master of Education (MEd) program offered for Fall 2018:

Previous Programs

Meet Educational Leadership Graduate Students, Alumni and Faculty:


  • Khaled Alajlan Educator from Saudi Arabia

  • Candy Ho Post-Secondary Student Affairs & Services M.Ed. alumna

  • Kimberly Nickel Professional coach researching professional development of students in criminal justice


  • Marney Paradis Executive Director, Skookum Jim Friendship Centre

  • Natalie Hargott Enrolment Services Professional at UBC

  • Peter Johnston Principal at a new public school start-up called Surrey Academy of Innovative Learning (SAIL), K...

Educational Leadership Faculty

Faculty Sponsor: Educational Leadership, Post-Secondary MEd

Renseignements Académiques: Doctorat en Leadership Éducationnel EdD

Adjunct and Affiliated Faculty

Faculty Sponsor: Educational Leadership, K-12, M.Ed.; Lecturer, Adjunct Professor

Professor of Professional Practice: Educational Leadership; Lecturer, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Peter Grimmett, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Adam Horvath, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Michael Manley-Casimir, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Milt McClaren, Professor Emeritus

Dr. June Anonson, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Patrick Keeney, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Cynthia Lewis, Adjunct Professor

Dr. David Oborne, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Linda Pardy, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Fred Renihan, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Byron Robbie, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Tom Roemer, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Glen Schmidt, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Jean Warburton, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Christine Wihak, Adjunct Professor

Dr. Cindy Xin, Adjunct Professor

Research Projects

Education Systems and Outcomes in Diverse Communities: An Interdisciplinary Approach (Laitsch)

Structured Abstract Database Project (ResearchBriefs) (Laitsch)

Understanding absenteeism: definitions, causes, and interventions (Nilson)

Adopt-a-Class Evaluation (Nilson)

Educational Ecologies (Nilson)

Aboriginal Transitions: Undergraduate to Graduate (At:U2G) (Pidgeon)

Learning Exploration & Academic Discovery Programs (LEAD), Program Evaluation of Aboriginal University Preparation Program (Schmidt)

Social Capital & Small Schools: An Exploratory Investigation (Schmidt)

An ethnographic exploration of teachers’ understanding of classroom assessment (Schmidt)

Parenting Project on Race, Immigrant Status, Class & Education (Schmidt)